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Women’s Spaces Radio Show on KBBF-FM 89.1 with host Elaine B. Holtz and guests Claudia Garate House and Omar Medina of SEIU 1021 for Sonoma County Public Employees,  broadcast on 10/26/15, has been uploaded to the web archives.


Featuring Guests:

1. SEIU Sonoma County 1021  Officers Claudia Garate House, Secretary, and Omar Medina, Counties Industry Council Chair on County Employees on Conrtact upgrades needed before renewed.

2. Poetry by Elaine B. Holtz

Opening Music:  Please Peace by Linda Ferro

Linda Ferro performed Please Peace on Women’s Spaces Presents in  November 2009 and can be seen on video at


Music Break:  
We Shall Not be Moved  performed by Mavis Staples (on YouTube)

Guests 1. Claudia House and Omar Median talk of the Strike School held to prepare the 2100 members if the County does not meet their demands of the upgrades to their COLA and Health Insurance for County employees represented by SEIU. These employees are half the County workforce and make the least amount, forcing some to seek pulbic assistance.

Guest Link:  Sign the Petition in Support at standupsonomacounty.org


Music Break:  Union Maid
From Pete Seeger’s 90th Birthday Concert (Clearwater Concert), Madison Square Garden, 5/3/09. Featuring Billy Bragg, Mike & Ruthy Merenda, Dar Williams, New York City Labor Chorus. (on YouTube)

2. Elaine B. Holtz reads two of her poems.